As years go, it’s been a bumper one for Kiroo Games. From branching out into graphic books to the launch of their own open source investment platform, all indications are the only way is up for the Cameroon based developer and publisher.
Gebeya Inc. announced today that it will be partnering up with KaiOS Technologies, maker of KaiOS, the leading operating system for smart feature phones. The partnership focuses on introducing the KaiOS ecosystem to the African tech and gaming community which will, in turn, encourage the development of applications suitable for smart feature phones.
HIPS Africa is a new mobile title developed by small Kenyan outfit M-Egg which visually and literally highlights Africas diverse and rich geography.
South African, Unsigned Double Collective have won the Nordic Game Discovery Contest qualifier at Playtopia MGA, thus becoming a finalist at next years Nordic Game event in Malmö.
A Ghanaian based startup has launched an esports centric platform called PlayArena aimed at consolidating the growing esports player base by using an incentive focused approach.
Award winning Ethiopian studio, Qene Technologies have got their tails up and have announced their third title in as many months. The name of the game is Feta and it’s a puzzle slider.
Founded by Sithe Ncube, Prosearium is a newly launched initiative designed to get 1000 African women of all backgrounds to create and upload their own games on a platform designed to convey the digital experiences of women across the continent.
Amidst the glitz, glamour, congratulatory back slaps and accolades that have become synonymous with The Game Awards, Lual Mayen returned to a the global gaming stage to present an update on his latest project – Salaam.
A trio of Egyptian game development studios spearheaded by Agora took the top three prizes in the gaming track at the African App Launchpad Cup.
Serge Abraham Thadee has capped off a remarkable year by being recognized and celebrated at the Guinean J-Awards in the Innovation category for his studios work on their game – African Heroes.